Abstract

Lyn Cooper Tomaszewski, the founding Director of Interact of Great Cleveland, discusses the challenges and awe inspiring work of Cleveland's inter-religious non-profit. She describes her first day on the job at The Church of Transfiguration with only a folding table and a phone and then traces the growth of the non-profit until it closed its doors in 2012. Many of the service and collaborative programs that still exist day were once part of Interact of Greater Cleveland from the Hunger Center to The Homeless Stand Down. Her story exhibits the passion and sense of community that is Cleveland.

Creator

Cooper Tomaszewski, Lyn (interviewee)

Creator

Nemeth, Sarah (interviewer)

Project

Project Team

Date

4-13-2017

Document Type

Oral History

Duration

69 minutes

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Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 License
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